Archives for July 2017

Delphine “Judy” Cooper

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Delphine Cooper, age 58. Sunrise October 2, 1958 and Sunset July 20, 2017. Judy was educated at Central High School and was employed with Columbia Gas of Ohio, Bureau of Motor Vehicles, Greyhound Lines, and Columbus Public School. She then retired from Columbus Public Schools. She was a hard worker and always a dedicated employee…. Read complete obituary here.

William Brown

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William “Billy” Brown, age 67. Sunrise January 16, 1950 in Lavinia, Georgia and Sunset July 25, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. Retired from General Motors after 31 years of service. Former member of Christ Memorial Baptist Church Preceded in death by father, Julius C. Brown; mother, Inez Frances Scott Brown. Left to cherish his memory,… Read complete obituary here.

Elizabeth P. Jackson


JACKSON, Elizabeth P. Jackson, age 73. Sunrise December 20, 1943 and Sunset July 26, 2017.  Elizabeth was a member of Rhema Christian Center adn worked for COTA.  She was preceded in death by her parents Elizabeth C. Perry Davis and Pearl G. Henderson Sr.; sister Janet W. Green and brother, Charles E. Williams.  Left to… Read complete obituary here.

Arthur Williams Sr.

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Arthur James “Art” Williams, Sr., son of the late Booker T. Williams and Lula Mae Dudley Williams was born on December 13, 1932 in Bessemer, Alabama.  Like many African-American families, Art’s parents slowly migrated North, ending up in Columbus, Ohio when he was 10 years old.  Art was a Columbus Public Schools triple-letter varsity athlete… Read complete obituary here.

Pastor H. Jay Scott Sr.


Pastor Dr. H. Jay Scott Sr. , age 85. Sunrise April 23, 1932 in Live Oak, FL and Sunset July 24, 2017 in Columbus, OH. Pastor Scott  was a Veteran of The U.S. Navy and retired from Galilee Baptist Church and DCSC.  He was the Past President of Baptist Pastors Conference, member of Ministerial Alliance and… Read complete obituary here.

Luevada Mahone


Luevada Mahone, age 78. Sunrise May 15, 1939 in West Point, GA and Sunset July 23, 2017 at Grant Medical Center Columbus, OH. Luevada was a member of Mt. Vernon AME Church where she served with the Choir and Missionary Society. Luevada was preceded in death by his parents, Lillie and Willie Tucker Sr.; husbands,… Read complete obituary here.

Geneva Ford

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Evangelist Geneva (Head) Ford age 76 went home to be with the Lord on July 23rd, 2017 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born to Minnie (Thomas) Head and John Lee Head on August 8, 1940 in Social Circle Georgia. She came to Ohio in 1951 where she attended St. Dominic Catholic School,… Read complete obituary here.

Cheryl Mundell


Cheryl Ann Mundell, age 54. She was born April 4, 1963 and got her wings Thursday  July 20, 2017.   Cheryl was a good and loveable person who would keep you laughing all the time.  A few weeks before she passed, Cheryl said, ” I asked God to help me” , I Prayed to him… Read complete obituary here.

Richard Johnson

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Richard Johnson, age 88. Sunrise October 2, 1928 in Hotcoal, WV and Sunset July 21, 2017 in Columbus, OH. Richard was a veteran of the U.S. Army Airforce and retired from DCSC. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and Trustee. Richard was preceded in death by his… Read complete obituary here.

Deborah Garrison

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On Thursday July 20, 2017, Deborah Marie Garrison passed away at Grant Medical Center. Deborah was born in Columbus, Ohio on December 3, 1972, to Virginia Garrison and Thomas Belcher. As a child she attended South High School. She was a very outspoken individual who loved life.  She was a family person, who especially loved… Read complete obituary here.